Chapman University’s John Fowles Center for Creative Writing celebrates the 13th anniversary of the John Fowles Literary Forum Visiting Writers Series with readings by six prominent Israeli, Jewish and Arab authors beginning with Rabih Alameddine on Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. Mark Axelrod, Ph.D., professor of English at Chapman University and director of the John
What a wacky week of weather. Rain. Tornado warning. Rain. And more rain. Adults might have shivered and shunned the puddles, but not Chapman kids. Check out what they did between storms!
Chapman senior broadcast major (and Miss City of Orange!) Rachel Berry is among 10 national finalists vying for a gig as a student correspondent reporter at the Oscars on March 7. She and her cameraman/classmate Christian Hartnett need Chapman’s support to make it to the red carpet, though! CLICK HERE to check out her video
They fell in love with a city, its people and plight. More than four years after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, 11 Chapman students dedicated a week in January to help with the rebuilding efforts that are still being carried out in the city. Enrolled in LEAD 325 (a leadership experiential learning laboratory for the
The often pessimistic Joseph Conrad, author of such dark and prophetic works as Nostromo and Heart of Darkness, might have found it mildly ironic that a group of academics was studying him in the brightness of a Southern California winter. Last week, more than 40 scholars from 10 countries met at Chapman for “Conrad Under
Mark Axelrod, Ph.D., director of the John Fowles Center for Creative Writing and professor of English at the Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholars Fellowship to teach screenwriting at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Dr. Axelrod has received many writing awards, including two United Kingdom Leverhulme Fellowships